The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 13 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Retail 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 8.74% - 1.43%
As % of the General category 22.50% - 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham region.

General Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
40 39 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 38.83% 36.11% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 16
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Durham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Retail
Salary Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Durham region.

Retail Salary Trend in Durham

Retail
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Durham region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington - 2 £42,500 - 1
Retail
North East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Durham region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Retail.

1 24 (92.31%) Banking
2 13 (50.00%) Finance
3 9 (34.62%) Retail Banking
4 8 (30.77%) Windows
4 8 (30.77%) QA
4 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (26.92%) Mainframe
6 6 (23.08%) C#
6 6 (23.08%) C++
6 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 6 (23.08%) XML
6 6 (23.08%) Project Management
6 6 (23.08%) Coaching
7 5 (19.23%) HP
7 5 (19.23%) Middleware
7 5 (19.23%) Change Management
7 5 (19.23%) Degree
7 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
8 4 (15.38%) COBOL
8 4 (15.38%) Java
8 4 (15.38%) SQL
8 4 (15.38%) J2EE
8 4 (15.38%) Oracle
8 4 (15.38%) DB2
8 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
8 4 (15.38%) UNIX
8 4 (15.38%) Linux
8 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
8 4 (15.38%) ATM
8 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Durham region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Project
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) ATM
1 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) ClearCase
General
1 24 (92.31%) Banking
2 13 (50.00%) Finance
3 9 (34.62%) Retail Banking
4 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Analyst
1 7 (26.92%) Business Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Banking Business Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Server Technician
3 4 (15.38%) Governance Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Risk Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Server Support Technician
3 4 (15.38%) Server Support
3 4 (15.38%) Support Technician
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C++ Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Technician
6 1 (3.85%) Graduate Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Graduate
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) XML
2 5 (19.23%) Middleware
3 4 (15.38%) J2EE
4 2 (7.69%) Web Services
4 2 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (26.92%) Mainframe
3 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 4 (15.38%) Tandem
3 4 (15.38%) Cryptography
3 4 (15.38%) EMV
4 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
4 2 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (3.85%) Economics
5 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
2 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 4 (15.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Project Management
1 6 (23.08%) Coaching
2 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
2 5 (19.23%) Change Management
3 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 4 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.69%) Logistics
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.69%) ERP
5 2 (7.69%) SOA
5 2 (7.69%) Validation
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) DMAIC
6 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma
6 1 (3.85%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) C#
1 6 (23.08%) C++
2 4 (15.38%) COBOL
2 4 (15.38%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) PL/1
2 4 (15.38%) JCL
2 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.54%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
2 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (3.85%) PMP
2 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) QA
2 4 (15.38%) SLA
2 4 (15.38%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) HP
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) IBM
2 4 (15.38%) NCR
2 4 (15.38%) VocaLink
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Cognizant